Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State LOUISIANA
County/Area VERNON
WFO LCH
Begin Date 04/02/2009 07:57:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth E
Begin Location COPPERS
Begin Lat/Lon 31.05/-93.24
End Date 04/02/2009 07:57:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A gust front well ahead of a line of thunderstorms moved across central Louisiana during the morning hours on April 2, producing widespread wind damage to trees and buildings. Additional severe thunderstorms developed across south-central Louisiana later in the morning, causing more wind damage.
Event Narrative Vernon Parish Sheriff Office received six reported of trees down on Entrance Road just west of Fort Polk, including one tree having fallen on a house.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 53.00K 0.00K
CARSON BEAUREGARD PAR. LA 04/02/2009 07:47 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
COPPERS VERNON PAR. LA 04/02/2009 07:57 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
BOYCE RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:17 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MELDER RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ALEXANDRIA RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
SMITHVILLE RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:31 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GREEN GABLES RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:34 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
(ESF)ESLER ARPT ALXN RAPIDES PAR. LA 04/02/2009 08:36 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORBIHAN IBERIA PAR. LA 04/02/2009 10:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VIDA IBERIA PAR. LA 04/02/2009 10:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 53.00K 0.00K